Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spindle
  • South America
  • spindle, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: South America
  • wood, pigment, carving
  • Object Length: 31 cm
    Object Length: 12 3/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5433.02
Description

This is one of a set of 18 spindles.
2007.5433.02: is a long narrow piece of wood, tapered at either end. It has two wide black bands with light natural diamond outlines inside, with a dot in the center.